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Black top folding card blank 8 1/4 x 5 3/4" with coordinating black envelope (can be a white one)

Black card 6 x 6"

Remember This Collection by Toni and Teresa Collins: Paper stack, vellum, stamp and die set, fold and seal envelopes

WOW embossing ink pad

WOW gold embossing powder

WOW heat tool

Anti-static bag

Ranger Stickles: Diamond

White gel pen

Black pen

Eureka 101

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Double sided tape

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Cut this sheet of decorative paper, from the paper stack, to 7 3/4 x 5" and set the remaining paper to one side for later. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Place the black card on the bottom of your decorative paper, mark and cut, to create a pocket, as shown here. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Using some the remaining paper you set aside earlier, mark and trim it, so its slightly smaller than the black pocket, then adhere in place.

Set any paper that's left to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Apply double sided adhesive tape down the 2 sides and along the bottom. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Adhere to the bottom of your trimmed, decorative paper. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Adhere to the front of your black, top folding card blank and set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Take this sheet from the vellum pack and wipe over with your anti-static bag.

Ink up the floral stamp from the collection, with the WOW embossing ink and stamp on to the vellum.

Apply the gold embossing powder over the sticky image, then once your heat tool is hot, heat set the powder, ensuring you move the tool as soon as the powder starts to turn. This will help avoid burning the powder, or warping your vellum. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Use the coordinating die to cut out your embossed, vellum floral element. 

Set to one side.

How To Guide - Step 9

Cut out the sentiment tab and butterfly, from the embellishment sheet in the paper stack. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Adhere the sentiment tab along the bottom of your pocket and the butterfly to it's left. 

Set your card to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 11

Fold up one of the coordinating envelopes, from the collection. You can add a seal at a later date, once you put your "gift" inside. 

How To Guide - Step 12

Adhere the embossed, vellum, floral element, on to the front of your gift envelope and set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 13

Add the Stickles to the wings of your butterfly. 

How To Guide - Step 14

Add Stickles to the centres of the flowers, on the decorative paper, as required. 

How To Guide - Step 15

Cut a piece of the remaining paper in to a rectangle and adhere to the front of your black envelope. 

Use a white gel pen to draw a decorative frame around the paper panel. 


How To Guide - Step 16

Cut a smaller panel from one of the other lighter, decorative papers, from the paper stack and draw a frame around it, with a black pen, to finish.